<< Our Photo Pages >> Vitlycke Rösen - Round Cairn in Sweden in Bohuslän

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Neolithic and Bronze AgeSite Name: Vitlycke Rösen
Country: Sweden Landskap: Bohuslän Type: Round Cairn
Nearest Town: Tanumshede
Latitude: 58.702511N  Longitude: 11.333296E
Condition:
5Perfect
4Almost Perfect
3Reasonable but with some damage
2Ruined but still recognisable as an ancient site
1Pretty much destroyed, possibly visible as crop marks
0No data.
-1Completely destroyed
4 Ambience:
5Superb
4Good
3Ordinary
2Not Good
1Awful
0No data.
4 Access:
5Can be driven to, probably with disabled access
4Short walk on a footpath
3Requiring a bit more of a walk
2A long walk
1In the middle of nowhere, a nightmare to find
0No data.
3 Accuracy:
5co-ordinates taken by GPS or official recorded co-ordinates
4co-ordinates scaled from a detailed map
3co-ordinates scaled from a bad map
2co-ordinates of the nearest village
1co-ordinates of the nearest town
0no data
4

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CharcoalBurner89 visited on 21st Aug 2023 - their rating: Cond: 4 Amb: 5 Access: 3 The ascent is a bit difficult and a bit dangerous in wet weather. The effort for someone like me, who comes 'from the flat country of Lower Saxony', is a small challenge (with a smile!)

Tonnox visited on 9th Sep 2019 - their rating: Cond: 5 Amb: 5 Access: 2

XIII visited on 1st Jun 2013 - their rating: Cond: 4 Amb: 5 Access: 2

DrewParsons davidmorgan have visited here

Average ratings for this site from all visit loggers: Condition: 4.33 Ambience: 5 Access: 2.33

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by FAE : Vitlycke Rösen, Bohuslän, Sweden. (Vote or comment on this photo)
Two big burial cairns on top of a hill at Vitlycke.

When you are in Tanumshede, follow the road to Vitlycke museum. From the museum's car park first follow the signs to the rock carvings and then the signs to the burial cairns. Continue to walk up the hill for some hundred metres.
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Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by DrewParsons : Photo taken in October 2004 looking from above one of the twin mounds. (Vote or comment on this photo)

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by CharcoalBurner89 : August 21, 2023 (Vote or comment on this photo)

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by CharcoalBurner89 (Vote or comment on this photo)

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by Tonnox : Vitlycke Rösen. Foto sep. 2019 (Vote or comment on this photo)

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by Tonnox

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by Tonnox

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by Tonnox

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by Tonnox

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by Tonnox

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by Tonnox : Vitlycke Rösen.Foto sep. 2019

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by Tonnox : Vitlycke Rösen. Foto sep. 2019

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by Tonnox

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by Tonnox

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by Tonnox

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by Tonnox

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by kenntha88 : Site in Bohuslän Sweden

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by kenntha88

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by kenntha88

Vitlycke Rösen
Vitlycke Rösen submitted by DrewParsons : Photo showing the twin burial mounds.

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 227m ESE 113° Tanums Hällristningar* Carving
 227m ESE 113° Vitlycke Carvings* Rock Art
 324m SSE 152° Tanum 9:1 Vitlycke* Rock Art
 389m E 95° Vitlycke Museum* Museum
 401m SSE 149° Tanum 6:1 Vitlycke* Rock Art
 421m E 88° Vitlycke gravfelt* Barrow Cemetery
 872m SSE 157° Aspeberget* Carving
 1.0km SSE 156° Tanum 18:1 Aspeberget* Rock Art
 1.1km SSE 160° Aspeberget RAÄ nr 26:1* Rock Art
 1.1km SSE 160° Tanum 28:1 Aspeberget* Rock Art
 1.1km SSE 159° Tanum 25:1 Aspeberget* Rock Art
 1.5km SSW 194° Tanum 72:1 Tegneby* Rock Art
 1.5km WNW 283° Björnemyren Hällkista* Cist
 1.5km N 360° Kallebystenen* Carving
 1.6km SSW 197° Litsleby* Carving
 2.3km SE 137° Gerum Rune Rock* Rock Art
 2.4km S 182° Tanum 192:1 Bro Utmark* Rock Art
 2.5km SSE 152° Lövåsen Hällristningar* Rock Art
 2.6km S 190° Emelieborg* Rock Art
 2.7km NW 319° Säm Gånggrift* Passage Grave
 2.8km NW 325° Tanumshede Gravröse (1)* Cairn
 3.6km SE 136° Tanum 357:1 Sotetorp* Rock Art
 3.8km NE 50° Fossum (Tanum)* Carving
 4.0km NE 50° Balken* Rock Art
 4.2km W 267° Greby* Barrow Cemetery
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Re: Vitlycke Rösen by Tonnox on Saturday, 19 February 2022
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More information the northern röse:
Fornsök, Riksantikvarieämbetet, Sweden
Tanum 2:1 Vitlycke Røse
More information the southern röse:
Fornsök, Riksantikvarieämbetet, Sweden
Tanum 2:2 Vitlycke röse


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